Community

‘Lift for Wills’ community fundraiser to support Penticton boy fighting cancer

This Sunday, stop by World Gym Penticton for by-donation drop-in classes, a silent auction, more.

Summerland steam railway to mark 25th anniversary

Kettle Valley Steam Railway has received support from community

VIDEO: Missing cat reunited with Vancouver Island family after three months

‘It was like one day she was there, the next day she was gone,’ said owner

Vernon’s beloved pudgy pit bull moved to Cranbrook

Penny was transferred from the Vernon BC SPCA branch to the East Kootenay shelter

First Queen Silver Star heir draws on 60 years of Okanagan’s Winter Carnival

Daughter designs artwork to be auctioned off for milestone anniversary

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Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park
Fun at BC SPCA kids camps in Kelowna
Find me my furever home: Billy

Summerland woman celebrates 100 years

Marie Andrews turned 100 on Jan. 12

Salmon Arm mayor willing to invite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to the Shuswap

Chamber director offers possible one-day itinerary for the couple should they visit

Winter winds leave behind trail of damage and cold temperatures

Several residents of Keremeos posted about damage to their properties from the Sunday storm

  • Jan 14, 2020

Natural gas outage in Olalla leaves residents in the cold

Residents are expected to have heating fully restored by 8:30 p.m.

  • Jan 13, 2020

Teacher organizing fundraiser for nine-year-old Penticton boy fighting cancer

Tickets for the fundraiser are available for the public from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Jan 20 to 23.

  • Jan 13, 2020

Junior curlers hit the Penticton Curling Club’s ice for weekend games

The boys and girls both played games ahead of the B.C. Winter Games in February.

  • Jan 12, 2020

KVR Middle School to host fourth annual Louis Riel Day

The day honours Riel and Métis history and culture

  • Jan 12, 2020

Nominations open for Summerland Chamber’s annual Business Excellence Awards

Panels will determine recipients for this year’s awards

Concentration camp survivor from Penticton turns 100

100-year-old Joe Knypstra has overcome some of history’s most unthinkable realities

Keremeos looking for new ambassador program coordinator

Interviews for the volunteer position begin in February

  • Jan 10, 2020

North Okanagan outshines hospital campaign goal

More than $315,000 raised for Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation Light a Bulb

Penticton Musuem to host lecture on the Warsaw Uprising

This will be the second installment of Brown Bag Lecture’s highlighting the Warsaw Uprising of 1944